Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISAE 3402 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISAE 3402 over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISAE 3402
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1143 1199 1221
Rank change year-on-year +56 +22 +93
Permanent jobs citing ISAE 3402 30 8 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.005% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.037% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 42
UK median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +30.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £97,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -30.77% +85.71%

ISAE 3402 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22,824 21,729 25,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.61% 12.32% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17,305 16,140 20,055
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,818 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

ISAE 3402
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISAE 3402 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISAE 3402.

Salary trend for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ISAE 3402 in the UK

ISAE 3402
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 30 £60,000 +33.33% 2
London +56 24 £60,000 -36.84% 1
UK excluding London +17 6 £67,500 +50.00% 1
South East +6 5 £70,000 +55.56%
North of England - 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing ISAE 3402 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISAE 3402.

1 29 (96.67%) Information Security
2 20 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 18 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (56.67%) SSAE 16
5 16 (53.33%) Finance
6 14 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
8 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (36.67%) GDPR
9 11 (36.67%) Degree
9 11 (36.67%) Line Management
9 11 (36.67%) Tandem
9 11 (36.67%) Validation
9 11 (36.67%) CISSP
10 10 (33.33%) CISA
10 10 (33.33%) CISM
11 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
12 7 (23.33%) Fintech
12 7 (23.33%) Due Diligence
13 6 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
13 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (16.67%) Firewall
14 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (13.33%) IIS
15 4 (13.33%) Microsoft

ISAE 3402
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) SSH
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) IPv4
4 1 (3.33%) IPv6
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Risk Manager
2 11 (36.67%) Technology Risk Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (16.67%) Information Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Information Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) CISSP Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Security Officer
8 1 (3.33%) Audit Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Tandem
2 7 (23.33%) Fintech
2 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (6.67%) PKI
5 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.67%) Smartcard
6 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Information Security
2 20 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 18 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (36.67%) Line Management
6 11 (36.67%) Validation
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) Due Diligence
9 6 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
10 4 (13.33%) IT Audit
10 4 (13.33%) Security Management
11 3 (10.00%) Business Development
11 3 (10.00%) DevOps
11 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
11 3 (10.00%) ITIL
11 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CISSP
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 10 (33.33%) CISA
2 10 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.67%) CREST Certified
3 2 (6.67%) CRISC
3 2 (6.67%) IISP
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) GSEC
4 1 (3.33%) ISACA
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) SSAE 16
2 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
4 11 (36.67%) GDPR
5 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (6.67%) ISO 22301
6 2 (6.67%) ISO 31000
6 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
6 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (3.33%) SAS 70
7 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nessus
1 2 (6.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (6.67%) Centrify
3 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Imperva
3 2 (6.67%) McAfee
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Qualys
3 2 (6.67%) Splunk
3 2 (6.67%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Trend Micro
3 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau